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The Industrial and Commercial Revolutions in Great Britain During the Nineteenth Century (Studies in Economics and Political Science)
Knowles, L. C. A.,
George Routledge & Sons Ltd., London, 1937. Reprint
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. preface by author preface to third and fourth editions, introduction by author, bibliography, appendix and index. Blue coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. "In this book. I have tried to bring out the courses which lead to the coming of machinery and which make great Britain. The workshop of the world for a large part of the nineteenth century." -- from page 7. First published in 1921. Softening and rubbing to the backstrip edges and to the book corners with the top book corners bumped. Fading to the backstrip and top edge of the panels with browning of the textblock edges and lighter browning of the pages. The hinge has cracked between the half title page and title page. A previous owner has underlined the first few pages of the text in pencil. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [7], VIII - XII, [1], 2-416, [20 of which 15 are further titles from publishing house] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Industrial Revolution; Britain/UK; 19th century; Economics. Inventory No: 0118185. Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0118185  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Industrial and Commercial Revolutions in Great Britain During the Nineteenth Century (Studies in Economics and Political Science)
Knowles, L. C. A.,
George Routledge & Sons Ltd., London, 1937. Reprint
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. preface by author preface to third and fourth editions, introduction by author, bibliography, appendix and index. Blue coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. "In this book. I have tried to bring out the courses which lead to the coming of machinery and which make great Britain. The workshop of the world for a large part of the nineteenth century." -- from page 7. First published in 1921. Softening and rubbing to the backstrip edges and book corners. Uniform light tanning of the text block edges and pages with pages 183 to 196 being not flush with the rest of the text block. Cocking of the spine and a few marks to the lower text block edge. Offset tanning and foxing to the endpages with a little foxing to the first few and last few pages of the book. Faint fading to the back strip. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [7], VIII - XII, [1], 2-416, [20 of which 15 are further titles from publishing house] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Industrial Revolution; Britain/UK; 19th century; Economics. Inventory No: 0124137. Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0124137  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Rise of Industrial Society in England 1815-1885
Checkland, S.G.,
Longmans, London, 1966. Reprint
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Good. Reprint. introductory note, preface, abbreviations, list of maps, bibliography and index. Blue coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. "The seventy years of social and economic development covered in this book are crucial for an understanding of the present problems and position not only of Britain, but of all societies experiencing or about to experience a similar change." From the front fold over panel blurb. Bumping to the backstrip edges and book corners. There is flecking to the top book edges, lower edge of the front panel and a little on the rear book panel. Browning and foxing of the textblock edges. Offset tanning, browning and foxing of the endpapers and a little age toning of the internal text. Previous owners name to the top edge of the free front and paper. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges and some chipping to the backstrip edges and dustwrapper corners. Rubbing, handling marks and stains to the dustwrapper, staining particularly noticeable to the backstrip region on the verso of the dustwrapper. Clipping of the dustwrapper, front fold over, lower right-hand corner. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. (8), IX-XIV, (2), 3-471, (3) pages,. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Industrial Revolution; Britain/UK; 19th century; Sociology & Culture. Inventory No: 0112544. Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0112544  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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